Marina del Faro

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WorldMediterraneanItalyVenice to TriesteVeniceVenetian LagoonVenice - Piave VecchiaMarina del Faro
45°28.918'N, 012°35.489'E Chart icon.png
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Marina del Faro
Radio VHF channel 09
Phone +39 041 968076
Fax +39 041 5370404
E-mail info@marinadelfaro.it
Berths 110 (including 10 for transit)
Max. length 16 metres
Max. draft 5.0 metres
Fuel No fuel station
Water Yes, at berths
Electricity Yes, 240v, at berths
Toilets Yes
Showers Yes
Laundry Yes
Internet No
Cable TV No
Hours ?
Address Via A. Vespucci, Loc. Faro Piave, 30013 Cavallino (VE), Italy
More notes about the marina

Marina del Faro is a small basin on the W side of the river Sile on the Adriatic coast of Italy, which enters the sea eight miles NE of the Porto Lido entrance to the Venetian Lagoon. The marina is in a small basin about half a mile from the river entrance, immediately S of the larger marina of Marina del Cavallino. It offers 100 berths for yachts up to 14 metres in maximum depths of 5.0 metres.

Marina radio contact

Call Marina del Faro on VHF channel 09. Alternatively, telephone or e-mail in advance for berthing information and reservations.

Navigation/Approach

Access to Piave Vecchia is via the mouth of the Sile river World icon.png 45°28.62′N, 12°35.04′E, which is flanked by two moles extending into the sea among the miles of beaches lining this coast. The prominent Piave Vecchia lighthouse on the W side of the entrance is visible from some considerable distance. The entrance is narrow and a good lookout is needed for other vessels leaving the river, especially in poor visibility. Approach should be made on a course of around 335 degrees to keep in the deepest water. The better depths are on the W side, close to the lighthouse. The channel here is dredged to a depth of 3.5 metres. However, as with most of the harbours along this coast, entry is best during the last hour or so of the tide, which can add up to a metre to the depths in the entrance. Entry should not be attempted in strong onshore winds. The Marina del Faro is situated on the W bank of the river about half a mile from the entrance, immediately S of the larger marina of Marina del Cavallino.

Berthing

Berthing assistance available on request. Berths are on catwalks around the basin and in the river itself. All berths have mooring posts for four-point mooring.

Marina facilities

  • Bar and restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Swimming pool

Repairs/Yard

Slipway. Hard standing. Fixed crane (15 T). Engine, electrical and electronic repairs. Wood and fiberglass hull repairs. Paintworks. Sail repairs.

Security

Reasonable.

Marina Location

The marina is around 2 kilometres from the town of Cavallino and around one hour by boat from the centre of Venice.

Transport

Occasional ferries into Venice.

Price

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Date of member's last visit to Marina del Faro and this page's details validated:

  • Data compiled from web research (please update if possible)--Athene of Lymington 19:30, 25 January 2011 (UTC)



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